News & Thoughts

Here’s some articles on what we are reading, writing, and doing in the world of venture capital in Austin and San Francisco.

10/24/2019

Introducing TXV Partners

TXV Partners is a Texas-based, and Southern-made firm with a Global Outlook. We stand as a millennial-focused firm investing in consumer-facing products, innovative platforms, fintech, and blockchain, where we believe we can be an asset to a company through its lifecycle.

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09/16/2019

A startup just raised $4 million to help airlines compete with online travel giants like Expedia and Google Flights

Kambr plans to build revenue management software that big airlines can use to monitor how people buy airline flights.

Portfolio Companies  |  Business Insider  | 

05/23/2019

Future launches $150/mo exercise app where real coaches nag you

The only way to beat laziness is with guilt, so that’s what Future sells. It assigns you an actual human trainer who builds personalized workout plans and messages you throughout the day to make sure you’re doing them.

Portfolio Companies  |  TechCrunch  | 

01/10/2019

Dallas area gets a new venture capital firm raising $50 million for early-stage investments

A new venture capital firm in Dallas is looking to shake up the local technology scene.

Press  |  Dallas Business Journal

12/08/2018

Dallas-based TXV Partners targets $50M for its debut fund

They’re ‘young, black and in Texas’ and they want to redefine the VC model from the ground up.

Press  |  TechCrunch

11/19/2018

These Young Venture Capitalists Want In On Austin’s Growing Tech Scene

There’s a growing tech scene in Austin, and the founders of TXV partners want to take advantage of it.

Press  |  Afro Tech

10/19/2018

TXV Partners Launches In Austin With Focus On Millenials, GenZ

The pair of Princeton University grads are focused on investing in startups they believe are addressing the rising millennial and […]

Press  |  CrunchBase

05/05/2018

Venture Capital Searches for Next Tik Tok

TXV Partners’ Marcus Stroud wants to fund companies serving GenZ.

Press

09/21/2016

What’s In a Name? The Story Behind NameCoach

NameCoach makes it easier to build personal connections by eliminating name mispronunciation through easy-to-learn audio pronunciations.

Portfolio Companies  |  Colorín Colorado  |